Defence Policing

Spoilers and Saviours

Risks to community policing and the narrative of spoilers and saviours…


Harry Lime Rides Again

Just before Christmas I re-watched Carol Reed’s film noir classic The Third Man, starring Orson Wells and Trevor Howard, set in post-war Vienna. Wells plays the character Harry Lime, a mercurial and morally despicable racketeer who profits from selling diluted black-market penicillin. Lime is notoriously insensitive to the damage this causes to children being treated […]

Defence Policing Security

Defence, Security & Policing Digest – May 2017

Abridged thematic assessment of key security and counter-terrorism debate in the United Kingdom in May 2017, along with key conference information and news from the UK security industry.

Defence Innovation Policing Security

Defence, Security & Policing Conferences

Key defence, policing and security conferences in the UK in 2017.